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Famous Film Actors From Nashville

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List of famous movie actors & actresses who were born in Nashville, listed alphabetically with photos when available. Some of these celebrities weren't necessarily born in Nashville, as in some cases Nashville may only be their hometown and not necessarily their birthplace. If you're from Nashville then your city's claim to fame might be that the actors and actresses listed below are from there as well. There may be a lot of famous athletes, musicians and other famous people that were born in Nashville, but this list highlights only names of actors and actresses.

List features items like Miley Cyrus, Bettie Page and more!

This list answers the questions, "Which actors are from Nashville?" and "Which famous actors were born in Nashville?"
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  • 1
    Adair Tishler

    Films Acted InAn American Girl: Chrissa Stands Strong, Within, Ten Inch Hero, Farm House, A Dead Calling

    BirthplaceNashville, Tennessee, United States of America

    NationalityUnited States of America

    Height4'11"

    Adair Rae Tishler (born October 3, 1996) is an American former child actress, model, voice... more on Wikipedia
  • 2

    Alan Roscoe

    Dec. at 47 (1886-1933)

    Films Acted InA Woman There Was, The Royal Bed, The Vagabond Lover, The Last of the Mohicans, Long Pants

    BirthplaceTennessee, Nashville, USA

    NationalityUnited States of America

    Alan Roscoe (August 23, 1886 – March 8, 1933) was an American film actor of the silent and... more on Wikipedia
  • 3
    Annie Potts

    Films Acted InToy Story, Ghostbusters, Toy Story 2, Pretty in Pink, Ghostbusters II

    BirthplaceNashville, Tennessee, United States of America

    NationalityUnited States of America

    Height5'2"

    ParentsPowell Grisette Potts, Dorothy Harris Potts

    Anne Hampton Potts (born October 28, 1952) is an American actress. She was nominated for a... more on Wikipedia

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    Beth Littleford

    Films Acted InCrazy, Stupid, Love., Drillbit Taylor, Starstruck

    BirthplaceTennessee, Nashville, USA

    NationalityUnited States of America

    ParentsJackie Littleford, Philip O. Littleford

    Elizabeth Anna Halcyon Littleford (born July 17, 1968) is an American actress, comedian, and... more on Wikipedia
  • 5
    Bettie Page

    Bettie Page

    Dec. at 85 (1923-2008)

    Films Acted InBody of a Female, Teaserama, Striporama, Teaser Girl in High Heels, Striptease: The Greatest Exotic Dancers of All Time

    BirthplaceNashville, Tennessee, United States of America

    NationalityUnited States of America

    Height5'4"

    ParentsWalter Roy Page, Edna Mae Pirtle

    Betty Mae Page (April 22, 1923 – December 11, 2008), known professionally as Bettie Page, was... more on Wikipedia

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  • 6

    Bill A. Jones

    Bill A. Jones is an American actor, singer, voice-over artist, and broadcaster, best known as...
  • 7
    Bill Belichick

    BirthplaceNashville, Tennessee, United States of America

    NationalityUnited States of America

    ParentsSteve Belichick

    William Stephen Belichick ( or (; born April 16, 1952) is an American football coach who... more on Wikipedia

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  • 8

    Bill Byrge

    Age: 87

    Films Acted InErnest Saves Christmas, Ernest Scared Stupid, Ernest Goes to Jail, Ernest Goes to School

    BirthplaceTennessee, Nashville, USA

    NationalityUnited States of America

    Bill Byrge is an American character actor and comedian, best known for his work as Bobby in... more on Wikipedia
  • 9

    Billy Collins, Jr.

    Dec. at 23 (1961-1984)

    BirthplaceTennessee, Nashville, USA

    NationalityUnited States of America

    William Ray Collins Jr. (September 21, 1961 – March 6, 1984) was an American professional... more on Wikipedia
  • 10
    Bob Harper

    Bob Harper

    Age: 54

    Films Acted InThe Biggest Loser: The Workout: Cardio Max, The Biggest Loser: Power Sculpt, The Biggest Loser: Boot Camp, The Biggest Loser: The Workout: Cardio Max Weight-Loss, The Biggest Loser: The Workout: Vol. 2

    BirthplaceNashville, Tennessee, United States of America

    NationalityUnited States of America

    Height5'11"

    Robert Harper (born August 18, 1965) is an American personal trainer and author. He appears on... more on Wikipedia

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  • 11
    Bob Hoover

    Bob Hoover

    Age: 97

    Films Acted InOne Six Right, The Legend of Pancho Barnes and the Happy Bottom Riding Club

    BirthplaceTennessee, Nashville, USA

    NationalityUnited States of America

    Robert Anderson "Bob" Hoover (January 24, 1922 – October 25, 2016) was a United States Army... more on Wikipedia
  • 12
    Bobby Bare, Jr.

    Films Acted InBloodied but Unbowed: Bloodshot Records' Life in the Trenches

    BirthplaceTennessee, Nashville, USA

    NationalityUnited States of America

    ParentsBobby Bare

    Robert Joseph Bare Jr. (born June 28, 1966) is an American singer-songwriter and musician.

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  • 13

    Films Acted InStealing Harvard, Human Nature, The Mean Season, The Wicksboro Incident, Destination Mars!

    BirthplaceUSA, Nashville, Arkansas

    NationalityUnited States of America

    Height1.8

    Bobby Rhea Harwell is an American actor and producer.
  • 14
    Brandi Glenn Cyrus

    Films Acted InHannah Montana: The Movie

    BirthplaceTennessee, Nashville, USA

    NationalityUnited States of America

    ParentsBaxter Neal Helson, Tish Cyrus, Billy Ray Cyrus

    Brandi Glenn Cyrus is an Actress.
  • 15
    Brandon Heath

    Films Acted InWOW Hits 2009

    BirthplaceNashville, Tennessee, United States of America

    NationalityUnited States of America

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  • 16

    Brendan Doughtie

    Age: 16

    Films Acted InLetters to God

    BirthplaceTennessee, Nashville, USA

    NationalityUnited States of America

    ParentsPatrick Doughtie

    Brendan Doughtie is an actor.
  • 17

    Brent Taylor

    Age: 39

    Films Acted InStarkweather, Detour

    BirthplaceTennessee, Nashville, USA

    NationalityUnited States of America

    Brent Taylor (born December 2, 1980, in Nashville, Tennessee) is an American film actor.
  • 18
    Brentley Gore

    Films Acted InExtreme Movie

    BirthplaceTennessee, Nashville, USA

    NationalityUnited States of America

    Height1.85

    Brentley Gore (born June 19, 1974) is an American singer/songwriter and actor. He is best... more on Wikipedia
  • 19

    Bryce Hitchcock

    Age: 22

    Films Acted InI've Loved You So Long, Saint Nicolas: A Story of Joyful Giving, Veggie Tales Saint Nicholas A Story of Joyful Giving

    BirthplaceTennessee, Nashville, USA

    NationalityUnited States of America

    Bryce Hitchcock is an actress.
  • 20
    Calpernia Addams

    Films Acted InTransamerica, Beautiful Daughters

    BirthplaceNashville, Tennessee, United States of America

    NationalityUnited States of America

    Height5'9"

    Calpernia Sarah Addams (born February 20, 1971) is an American author, actress, musician and... more on Wikipedia
  • 21
    Carlene Carter

    Films Acted InMaverick

    BirthplaceNashville, Tennessee, United States of America

    NationalityUnited States of America

    ParentsCarl Smith, Johnny Cash, June Carter Cash

    Carlene Carter (born Rebecca Carlene Smith; September 26, 1955) is an American country singer... more on Wikipedia
  • 22
    Carolyn Cassady

    Carolyn Cassady

    Dec. at 90 (1923-2013)

    Films Acted InLove Always, Carolyn, One Fast Move or I'm Gone: Kerouac's Big Sur

    BirthplaceLansing, Michigan, United States of America

    NationalityUnited States of America

    Carolyn Elizabeth Robinson Cassady (April 28, 1923 – September 20, 2013) was an American... more on Wikipedia
  • 23
    Cary Brothers

    BirthplaceTennessee, Nashville, USA

    NationalityUnited States of America

    Cary Brothers is an American indie rock singer-songwriter originally from Nashville,... more on Wikipedia
  • 24
    Celeste Kellogg

    Celeste Kellogg

    Age: 27

    Films Acted InNo Limit Kids: Much Ado About Middle School

    BirthplaceTennessee, Nashville, USA

    NationalityUnited States of America

    Celeste Kellogg is an actress, singer, songwriter and film score composer.
  • 25
    Chord Overstreet

    Films Acted InThe Hole, Glee: The 3D Concert Movie, A Warrior's Heart

    BirthplaceNashville, Tennessee, United States of America

    NationalityUnited States of America

    Height6'0"

    ParentsJulie Miller, Paul Overstreet

    Chord Paul Overstreet (born February 17, 1989) is an American actor and singer. He is known... more on Wikipedia

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